[R] Rcmd?

Thomas Lumley tlumley at u.washington.edu
Wed Nov 7 17:26:28 CET 2001

On Wed, 7 Nov 2001, Holger Perlt wrote:

> Hello,
> a short question:
> I cannot find the Rcmd file in the my installed Windows R Program.
> It is not known as a command inside R (which is not intended as I
> suppose)
> nor as an executable or similar file elsewhere?
> How can I make my own package?

There are various possible problems

* When installing R you need to select support for source packages

* You need Perl

* The path may be set incorrectly. In the rw1031/bin directory you should
find Rcmd.exe and files for the various Rcmd commands (eg INSTALL, REMOVE,
build, check)


Thomas Lumley			Asst. Professor, Biostatistics
tlumley at u.washington.edu	University of Washington, Seattle

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